The year Carrie Underwood won the American Idol contest in 2005, she purchased an ultra-lavish house for a whooping $384,000. Located in Franklin, she purchased this beautiful 2,996 sq ft estate which has the look of those old Britain castles with greyish and off-white shades, to celebrity her big-winning of the prestigious American Idol Contest. The lavish property which comprised of multiple living areas, 3 bedrooms with attached bathrooms and one additional toilet for guests, was sold by Carrie Underwood at a reasonable price of $372,500.
Location: This lavish home is located in the Franklin city, Tennessee.
Accommodation: The 2-storied house features multiple living rooms, three bedrooms, three bathrooms, one big dining cum hall, one spacious kitchen, two store rooms (one in each floor), one guest room, one guest toilet, one library, and a theater room. And, each of the three bedrooms are extremely spacious and comes with attached baths.
Features: The house is painted in white shade from the interior, while the wooden floors and french doors create a stunning appearance. There is a big chandelier lightening up the entrance way.
One of the living room features a fire place that helps in warming the interiors during those chilly winter nights. The big German styled kitchen is definitely a big positive of this house. The big garage situated exterior to the main residential property can accommodate a couple of vehicles. There is also a beautiful garden surrounding the main house exterior. The swimming pool is situated at the back side of the garden.
Neighborhood: Yes, there are quite a few notable faces seen in the neighborhood. Some of the notable celebrities who resides in the neighborhood are actress Ashley Jude, actress Nicole Kidman with her husband Keith Urban, musician Nick Carter, billionaire Mark M. Kelley, and artist Linda St. Claire.
The kitchen hall
The master suite
The entrance hall
Ford Mustang Convertible
Carrie Underwood chooses to drive her memorial 2002 red color Mustang, which she won on Idol. Her choice of a car that is seven year old over a lot faster car like a 2011 GT or Sheby, marks her humility and rootedness. The car is compact and its red color gives it a lustrous sexy appeal. It features two automatic doors and comes equipped with a monstrous engine.
Carrie Underwood is actively associated with noted animal rights organization, PETA. The organization was founded in 1980 with the sole purpose of defending the basic rights of all animals. It is the largest animal rights organization in the world and enjoys the support of more than 3 million members. Since its inception, PETA works on the principle that animals do not exist for our consumption, experiment or entertainment. The organization promotes humane treatment towards animals and vehemently protests against any sort of animals’ abuse. Through the years PETA has successfully spread its messages through the realms of public education, protest campaigns and celebrity involvements.
City of Hope
City of Hope is a biomedical research and educational institution that enjoys the support of many celebrities including our very own Carrie Underwood. The institution is dedicated for the cause of prevention and cure of life-threatening diseases like cancer. The organization has received worldwide recognition for its research and patient care techniques. It is among one of those which fights to conquer diseases like cancer and HIV/AIDS. They have been in this field for more than 100 years now and their efforts are totally led by compassion which in turn helps them to develop innovative products and services.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Carrie is involved with a lot of charities and one of them is St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The hospital is the third largest health care charity in the US which looks after seriously ill children. The hospital started in 1962 with a vision to bring about a change in the lives of the children. It was determined that every child that walked through its doors will get the very best in medical treatment. The hospital was committed to changing lives of children across the world. In 2005 it completed its expansion plans that will help the hospital to further its efforts in finding cures for catastrophic diseases of the children. They believe in the principle that every child should get the best medical treatment. The hospital also has roped in a number of celebrities like Julie Bowen and Anna Kournikova.
United Service Organization
Carrie supports United Service Organization whose main mission is to provide morale and welfare services to men and women in uniform. USO plays a pivotal role in lifting the spirit of the American troops and their immediate families. They have an extensive range of programs in more than 14 countries. The USO also has more than thousand volunteers who help the troops in combat, their families and the wounded warriors. The USO is a non-profit and non-political organization and their sole concern is about the welfare of the troops. There is a saying that USO is always there for the American troops till everyone is brought back home.
The Humane Society
Underwood is a supporter of The Humane Society of the United States and she is actively involved in several public service announcements for the organization. The Humane Society is determined to put an end to the cruelty towards animals. It is the country's largest animal protection organization with a support base of around 11 million Americans. The Humane Society was established in 1964 with the single aim of strengthening the bonding between the animals and the humans.
The Grammy award-winning star, Carrie Underwood wedded in 2010 and within months had 'children' at home - mutts and pups! Her recent-most acquisition has been the two pups, Ace and Penny, who accompanied her on her fall tour to promote the album Blown Away. She has been known to care for injured dogs, adopting many on her own.
Bvlgari BV6049B Sunglasses
Carrie Marie Underwood is frequently seen flaunting a pair of glamorous and alluring Bvlgari BV6049B Sunglasses. It is a perfect showpiece accessory as it brings forth the cutting edge side of her personality and adds a level of spunk to her fashion statement. The innovative and distinctive design allows her to stand out in the crowd.
Jimmy Choo Keir Bootie
Jimmy Choo Keir Booties teamed with a small pink mini dress makes Carrie Marie Underwood look really sleek. The sexy mesh bootie with multi colored thin bands collecting at the front to create a leg – lengthening exotic pep toe trimmed in glossy patent leather, glamorously frames her feet. It manages to add a wild side to her look and also captures a lot of envious glances.
Kate Spade New York Hadley Leather Tote
The sleek leather tote, adorned with bright red edging and a pyramid stud turn-lock is the must have of all ladies wardrobe. Be it Carrie Underwood’s formal, casual, simple or glamorous look, Hadley leather Tote makes sure to give a tempting edge to it.
Rag & Bone/JEAN The Split Skinny Jeans
Carrie Under wood donned the Rag and Bone skinny jeans, with contrasting panels at the sides and logo stitched at the patch back pocket, which showcased not only her attractive figure and funky side but also proved her command in carrying any style within the fashionable sphere and beyond.
Carrie Underwood donned a 381 carat bling necklace costing around $31 million at Grammys 2013. Designed by Johnathon Arndt contains oval, pear, marquise and round-cut diamonds, and it sets a new bar for the priciest Grammys jewels ever worn.